Disease: Opioid Addiction
1. PowerPoints must include a minimum of 3 online photographs, 6-10 slides (not including reference slide). Photos must be legible, and sources cited. Include a separate reference list.
2. Students are to conduct an internet search to locate information on this topic. Use reliable sources as an APA formatted bibliography is expected and will be verified. A link is provided in that ‘Projects’ module for help with APA citations.
3.Students are to provide relevant information on their topic using a bullet format (for the PowerPoint presentation).
Considerations that must be included:
Description of the condition
Types of medications typical for condition
Common brand names of medications
How the medications are taken and customary dosages
Adverse drug side effects
Signs and symptoms of condition
Oral signs and symptoms of condition
Preventive strategies for seeing patients with condition in the dental office
Treatment of condition in a medical emergency
4.Keep it short and concise, and tell us the most important information educated Dental Assistants should know.